Campaigning news from the North East
Volunteer campaigners meet Catherine McKinnell MP and take her on a blindfold walk to highlight accessibility issues in Newcastle.
RNIB volunteer campaigners take MP Chi Onwurah on a blindfold work to highlight accessibility issues at Newcastle Central train station
Jill has been an important part of RNIB in recent years, playing a key role as a RNIB member in a number of volunteer positions. She will be greatly missed by colleagues and friends here at RNIB.
Newcastle becomes the first city in the North East to include actions to tackle taxi drivers refusing assistance dogs in their Street Charter.
Northumberland County Council has made the decision to change its advertising board policy, following years of campaigning from the Northumberland Low Action Vision Group.